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Synonyms for elliptical
ɪˈlɪp tɪ kəlel·lip·ti·cal

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. elliptical

    Synonyms:
    suggestive, latent, pregnant, significant, allusive, subauditive

    Antonyms:
    categorical, full, expository, explanatory, declaratory, enunciative

Princeton's WordNet

  1. egg-shaped, elliptic, elliptical, oval, oval-shaped, ovate, oviform, ovoid, prolateadjective

    rounded like an egg

    Synonyms:
    oval, oval-shaped, ovoid, egg-shaped, prolate, oviform, watermelon-shaped, ovate, elliptic

    Antonyms:
    angular, prolix, angulate

  2. elliptic, ellipticaladjective

    characterized by extreme economy of expression or omission of superfluous elements

    "the dialogue is elliptic and full of dark hints"; "the explanation was concise, even elliptical to the verge of obscurity"- H.O.Taylor

    Synonyms:
    oval, oval-shaped, ovoid, prolate, egg-shaped, oviform, ovate, elliptic

    Antonyms:
    angulate, angular, prolix

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ellipticaladjective

    Synonyms:
    oval

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "elliptical":

    elliptic

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How to use elliptical in a sentence?

  1. President Clinton:

    During my presidency, exercise meant a lot, whether it was upstairs in the White House on an elliptical machine or outside riding my mountain bike.

  2. Noah Petro:

    I’ve been telling people to go out at night on either Sunday or Monday night to see the supermoon, the difference in distance from one night to the next will be very subtle, so if it’s cloudy on Sunday, go out on Monday. Any time after sunset should be fine. The last time the full moon was this close to Earth was 1948, NASA says. BEHOLD, THE' PILLARS OF DESTRUCTION' The moon only appears full from Earth when our planet is between the sun and the moon. But since the moon’s orbit has an elliptical shape, sometimes it is closer to Earth than other times. Astronomers call the closest-to-the-Earth moment the perigee. What makes November 14 special is that the moon.

  3. Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris:

    I spend a lot of hours every week on an elliptical or a bike just to increase blood flow to my brain, and it turns out every morning when I put on a tie I’m diminishing it.

  4. Jim White:

    If you are going out for a light jog or stint on the elliptical, you probably aren't going to have an issue.

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